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Black Fathers Matter March: Honoring and Uplifting Black Fathers in Our Community

by Chamidae Ford


On the clear and warm Juneteenth afternoon, dozens of people gathered at Tukwila Village to march for Black fathers. The second annual Black Fathers Matter March is an event dedicated to honoring Black fathers with a goal to emphasize the fact that despite the stereotypes forced on Black men around fatherhood, many are present and supportive of their children. 

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Black Fathers Matter Rally Elevates Stories of Black Dads

by Marcus Harrison Green


If America was seeking advice on a Father’s Day gift to the Black community this year, Sean Goode would adamantly ask for the returned presence of Black fathers over any ornate presents. A request to cancel the stubborn stereotype of belligerently absent Black fathers would rapidly follow.

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